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5399B5 - Surveillance CATV MATV, RG-6 #18 BC, Duobond+60% AL Braid, CM

Surveillance, CATV & MATV Cable, RG6, Rated-CM & CL2,18 AWG solid bare copper, foam polyolefin core, Duobond® + 60% aluminum braid, PVC jacket

Product Overview

Suitable Applications: CATV, MATV, Schlage Systems

Physical Characteristics (Overall)

AWGStrandingMaterialNominal DiameterNo. of Coax
18SolidBC - Bare Copper0.040 in1
Conductor Count: 1
MaterialNominal Diameter
PE - Polyethylene (Foam)0.180 in
Outer Shield
TypeLayerMaterialMaterial Trade NameCoverage [%]
Tape1Tri-Laminate (Alum+Poly+Alum)Duofoil®100%
Table Notes: Tape is bonded to dielectric
Outer Jacket
MaterialNominal Diameter
PVC - Polyvinyl Chloride0.270 in

Electrical Characteristics

Conductor DCR
Nominal Conductor DCRNominal Conductor DCR Conductor ResistanceNominal Outer Shield DCROuter Conductor DCR
6.5 Ohm/1000ft6.5 Ohm/1000ft9 Ohm/1000ft9.0 Ohm/1000ft
Nom. Capacitance Conductor to Shield
16.3 pF/ft
Nominal Inductance
0.097 µH/ft
Nominal Characteristic Impedance
75 Ohm
Return Loss (RL)
Frequency [MHz]Min. Structural Return Loss (SRL)
5-50 MHz23 dB
Max. Delay SkewNominal DelayNominal Velocity of Propagation (VP) [%]
83 ns/100m1.22 ns/ft83%
High Frequency
Frequency [MHz]Max. Insertion Loss (Attenuation)
4 MHz0.6 dB/100ft
30 MHz1.33 dB/100ft
211 MHz3.08 dB/100ft
270 MHz3.5 dB/100ft
300 MHz3.7 dB/100ft
330 MHz3.89 dB/100ft
400 MHz4.3 dB/100ft
450 MHz4.58 dB/100ft
550 MHz5.09 dB/100ft
750 MHz6 dB/100ft
870 MHz6.5 dB/100ft
1000 MHz7 dB/100ft
UL Voltage Rating
300 V RMS

Temperature Range

UL Temp Rating: 75°C
Operating Temperature Range: -40°C To +80°C

Mechanical Characteristics

Bulk Cable Weight: 27 lbs/1000ft
Max. Pull Tension: 50 lbs
Min. Bend Radius/Minor Axis: 2.7 in


NEC/(UL) Compliance: CL2, CM
CEC/C(UL) Compliance: CM
RG Type: 6

Applicable Environmental and Other Programs

EU Directive 2000/53/EC (ELV): Yes
EU Directive 2003/11/EC (BFR): Yes
EU Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS 2): Yes
EU Directive 2012/19/EU (WEEE): Yes
EU Directive 2015/863/EU (RoHS 2 amendment): Yes
EU Directive Compliance: Yes
MII Order #39 (China RoHS): Yes


Suitability - Aerial: Yes - When supported by messenger wire
Suitability - Burial: No
Suitability - Hazardous Locations: No
Suitability - Indoor: Yes
Suitability - Outdoor: Yes

Flammability, LS0H, Toxicity Testing

C(UL) Flammability: FT1
UL Flammability: UL1685 UL Loading
UL voltage rating: 350 V RMS


Plenum (Y/N): No

Related Part Numbers

Item #ColorPut-Up TypeLengthUPC
5399B5 010U1000BlackUnReel1,000 ft612825161837

Product Notes

Notes: Print legend includes sequential footage marks.


Update and Revision: Revision Number: 0.364 Revision Date: 04-08-2022
Date: 2004-01-01
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